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Horrible Words: A Guide to the Misuse...
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Rebecca Gowers
 
'Stuffed with entertaining detail ...Horrible Words is lively, provocative, witty and enlightening' The Times Nothing inflames the language purists like an illogical...
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In a Manner of Speaking: The Story of...
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Charlie Haylock; Barrie Appleby
 
Discover the many twists and turns through history that led to the language, accents and turns of phrase which make up modern English
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Confabulations
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John Berger
 
'Language is a body, a living creature ...and this creature's home is the inarticulate as well as the articulate'. John Berger's work has revolutionized the way we...
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Grammar: Know Your Shit or Know ...
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Joanne Adams
 
This fun yet informative book - including common misspellings, how to use punctuation correctly, applying the right tense and good sentence construction - will turn you from a logophobe to...
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A Writer's Reference
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Diana Hacker; Nancy Sommers
 
For success in college, no skill is more critical than writing; it's the very core of a student's academic experience. Tested and trusted, A Writer's Reference is an...
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Speaking in Tongues: Curious...
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Ella Frances Sanders
 
Ever feel like you are pedalling in the choucroute? Been caught with your beard in the mailbox again? Or maybe you just wish everyone would stop ironing your head? This...
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Becoming Fluent: How Cognitive ...
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Richard M. Roberts; Roger J. Kreuz
 
Adults who want to learn a foreign language are often discouraged because they believe they cannot acquire a language as easily as children. Once they begin to learn a...
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Get Rid of Your Accent: The English...
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Linda James; Olga Smith
 
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Lingo: A Language Spotter's Guide to...
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Gaston Dorren; Jonathan Buckley;...
 
Welcome to Europe as you've never known it before, seen through the peculiarities of its languages and dialects. Combining linguistics and cultural history, Gaston...
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That's Not English: Britishisms,...
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Erin Moore
 
A transatlantic survival guide, that examines the key differences between the British and the Americans through their language. It shows why Americans give - and take - so many bloody...
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Dirty Spanish. Everyday slang
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Caballero, J., & N. Denton-Brown
 
Slang, insults, sex terms and swear words; 'Dirty Spanish' teaches the casual expressions heard every day on the streets of Spain and Latin America.
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Complete First Language English for...
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Jane Arredondo
 
Full of activities designed to tangibly consolidate reading and writing skills, this comprehensive workbook supports strong achievement and confidence in the Cambridge IGCSE.
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The Elements of Style
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William Strunk; E. B. White
 
You know the authors' names. You recognize the title. You've probably used this book yourself. This is The Elements of Style, the classic style manual, now in a fourth...
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Lost in Translation: An Illustrated...
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Ella Frances Sanders
 
Did you know that the Japanese have a word to express the way sunlight filters through the leaves of trees? Or, that there's a Swedish word that means a traveller's...
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The Elements of Eloquence: How to ...
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Mark Forsyth
Mark Forsyth's 'sparkling' (Charles Moore, Daily Telegraph) and idiosyncratically brilliant third book.
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The Bonjour Effect: The Secret Codes...
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Julie Barlow; Jean-Benoit Nadeau
 
An engaging, funny and extremely useful book on how to communicate with the French.
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